Russia

Families of U.S. Embassy personnel must evacuate Ukraine, State Department orders
U.S. Embassy in Ukraine
Everybody out!

Families of U.S. Embassy personnel must evacuate Ukraine, State Department orders

U.S. reportedly mulling Ukraine evacuation for diplomats' families
Kyiv, Ukraine.
make like a tree

U.S. reportedly mulling Ukraine evacuation for diplomats' families

Ukraine, Russia, and the problem of the Cold War lens
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Ukraine, Russia, and the problem of the Cold War lens

Putin 'will move' against Ukraine, Biden predicts
Joe Biden
whose 'kraine is it anyway?

Putin 'will move' against Ukraine, Biden predicts

Blinken calls for a diplomatic solution as U.S. prepares to back Ukrainian insurgency
Antony Blinken and Volodymyr Zelenskiy
who's blinken first?

Blinken calls for a diplomatic solution as U.S. prepares to back Ukrainian insurgency

The false premise making war with Russia more likely
An airplane.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The false premise making war with Russia more likely

U.S., Russia to hold high-stakes talks on Ukraine
Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
give diplomacy a chance

U.S., Russia to hold high-stakes talks on Ukraine

How to raise tensions with Russia
A bomb.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

How to raise tensions with Russia

Chinese have most trust in institutions, new survey shows
U.S. Capitol
democracy out, authoritarianism in

Chinese have most trust in institutions, new survey shows

Amid tensions with Russia, bipartisan Senate delegation travels to Ukraine
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
all eyes on ukraine

Amid tensions with Russia, bipartisan Senate delegation travels to Ukraine

Official death toll from Kazakhstan unrest stands at 225
Russian troops in Kazakhstan
numbering the dead

Official death toll from Kazakhstan unrest stands at 225

Russia preparing 'false-flag' operation in Ukraine, U.S. intelligence indicates
Vladimir Putin.
trouble looms

Russia preparing 'false-flag' operation in Ukraine, U.S. intelligence indicates

Putin calls America's bluff
President Biden and Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Putin calls America's bluff

NATO-Russia talks on Ukraine end in stalemate
NATO and Russian officials
Ukraine Strain

NATO-Russia talks on Ukraine end in stalemate

Russian troops to begin withdrawal from Kazakhstan following deadly riots
Vladimir Putin
and don't let the door hit you

Russian troops to begin withdrawal from Kazakhstan following deadly riots

Russia moving military helicopters into position on Ukraine's border
Russian helicopter
Hella copters

Russia moving military helicopters into position on Ukraine's border

Russian demands are 'non-starters,' says U.S. diplomat
Chess pieces with Russian and U.S. flags
Jaw Jaw is better than War War

Russian demands are 'non-starters,' says U.S. diplomat

U.S. and Russia unwilling to budge as talks begin in Geneva
Antony Blinken and Jake Tapper
dead on arrival

U.S. and Russia unwilling to budge as talks begin in Geneva

Government says situation in Kazakhstan has 'stabilized'
Military vehicles in Kazakhstan
what happens next?

Government says situation in Kazakhstan has 'stabilized'

Does Putin want to avoid war?
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Does Putin want to avoid war?

Kazakhstan protests die down as Russian troops enter country
Burned-out building in Kazakhstan
Russians Rush in

Kazakhstan protests die down as Russian troops enter country

Kazakhstan's chaotic week, explained
Kazakhstan.
Briefing

Kazakhstan's chaotic week, explained

3 ways of looking at Kazakhstan's remarkable, complicated upheaval
Protest in Almaty, Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan protests

3 ways of looking at Kazakhstan's remarkable, complicated upheaval

'Dozens' of Kazakhstan protesters killed as Russian 'peacekeepers' arrive
Protesters, police clash in Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan protests

'Dozens' of Kazakhstan protesters killed as Russian 'peacekeepers' arrive

Putin warns Biden of 'complete rupture' of relations
Vladimir Putin and Joe Biden
Ukraine tensions

Putin warns Biden of 'complete rupture' of relations

Putin requests Thursday call with Biden amid ongoing Ukraine tensions
Biden and Putin.
Speed Reads

Putin requests Thursday call with Biden amid ongoing Ukraine tensions

U.S., Russia to talk Ukraine on Jan. 10
Vladimir Putin.
let's meet

U.S., Russia to talk Ukraine on Jan. 10

Ukraine hung out to dry?
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Ukraine hung out to dry?

Putin threatens military action if NATO rejects Russian ultimatum
Vladimir Putin
Putin's Red Line

Putin threatens military action if NATO rejects Russian ultimatum

World marks 30th anniversary of Soviet Union's collapse
Russian flag over Kremlin
The Evil Empire Falls

World marks 30th anniversary of Soviet Union's collapse

Putin says the West is the one threatening Ukraine war
Putin
Ukraine

Putin says the West is the one threatening Ukraine war

A chilling prediction about Russia and Ukraine
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

A chilling prediction about Russia and Ukraine

Biden administration weighs backing for Ukraine insurgents
Vladimir Putin
on the table

Biden administration weighs backing for Ukraine insurgents

Russian diplomat: NATO is 'balancing on the edge of war'
Sergei Ryabkov
The bear bares its teeth

Russian diplomat: NATO is 'balancing on the edge of war'

The U.S. won't confront Russia. Will Germany?
Putin and Scholz.
Samuel Goldman

The U.S. won't confront Russia. Will Germany?